Italo Ferreira, the Brazilian Championship Tour surfer known for his explosive surfing and jaw-dropping airs, reportedly injured himself after a landing went wrong.
Italo was recently in Bali warming up before another serious competitive charge, slicing the above edit in just three days of shooting.
Billabong announces the signing of Brazilian rookie sensation Italo Ferreira to its international surf team. Ferreira, 21, recently completed his first season on the World Surf League’s Championship Tour, making a huge impact to emerge as the seventh-rated surfer on the planet and easily locking down the WSL’s Rookie of the Year Award.
Filipe Toledo has won the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal over tour rookie Italo Ferreira this afternoon in an amazing final contested in solid six foot surf at the iconic Supertubos in Peniche.